Divisional Commissioner at the end of the congregation. Saiful Hasan said that Eid Jamaat has been held in all the mosques of Barisal following the hygiene rules. He advised the management of sacrificial meat and skin according to Islamic law. Besides, the divisional commissioner urged everyone to wear masks and adhere to social distance to protect themselves from corona.
Meanwhile, Deputy Commissioner Jasim Uddin Haider said that all entertainment centers in Barisal will remain closed this Eid as the corona infection has reached alarming proportions.
Due to corona infection, the main congregation was not held at Hemayet Uddin Central Eidgah on Banda Road in Eid-ul-Azha Nagar in Barisal again. Every year the City Corporation organizes Eid Jamaat here. But due to corona infection, it was not organized like last Eid.
The largest Eid congregation of the department was held at 8 am at Charmonai Darbar Sharif ground in Barisal Sadar upazila. The second largest Eid Jamaat was held at Charchina Darbar Sharif ground in Pirojpur at 8.30 am. One of the largest congregations of Eid was held at NS Kamil Madrasa ground in Jhalokati at 8 am. Eid Jamaat was held at Hazrat Yaruddin Khalifa (RA) Darbar Sharif Maidan in Mirzaganj, Patuakhali at 8 am. Eid Jamaat was held at Baitul Aman Jame Mosque Complex and Eidgah Maidan in Guthia of Wazirpur in Barisal district at 8 am.
Besides, the first congregation was held at Ebadullah Mosque at Chawkbazar at 8 am and the second at 9 am, the second congregation was held at 8 and 9 am at Jame Butcher Mosque on Hemayet Uddin Road and the second congregation was held at 7:30 am and 8:30 am at Baitul Mukarram Jame Mosque on Sadar Road. Eid Jamaat was held at Police Lines Jame Mosque at 8 am and at Central Jail Jame Mosque at 7 am.